For Healthcare Professionals

Warfarin (Coumadin, Jantoven)

Links to resources of interest to health care professionals:

Clinical Practice Guide on Anticoagulant Dosing and Management of Anticoagulant-Associated Bleeding Complications in Adults from the American Society of Hematology-2011 - from the American Society of Hemaology


Coumadin® prescribing information -  website of the manufacturer of Coumadin.

Vitamin K content of foods - Information on Vitamin K content of specific foods, a service of Alere Anticoagulation Solutions. 

Helping Patients finding a specialized anticoagulation clinic  - list of clinics in the United States from the Anticoagulation Forum

INRs that fluctuate - discussion of solutions from the Clot Connect education blog

Dental work on warfarin - guidelines from the Clot Connect education blog

Warfarin-induces skin necrosis - from the Clot Connect education blog

Purple-toe syndrome - from the Clot Connect education blog

Hair-loss on warfarin - from the Clot Connect education blog

INR home testing and monitoring - from the Clot Connect education blog

Blood and organ donation:  The patient on anticoagulants or with a thrombophilia - from Clot Connect

Alcohol and warfarin - from Clot Connect

INR Self-Testing handout - from Clot Connect